RobotWorld 2024

October 23 - October 26, 2024
Seoul, KINTEX hall 1-3

RobotWorld, which is the biggest specialized robotics exhibition in Korea

ROBOTWORLD is one of the biggest international robot fair, which consists of exhibition, contest, and conference all in one.

Robot Heart co-located with BI-MU

October 09 - October 12, 2024
Fiera Milano, Italy

The art of smart robotics

From 9 to 12 October 2024, fieramilano Rho will be the stage for the 34th edition of BI-MU, the most important Italian exhibition dedicated to the manufacturing industry of metal cutting and metal forming machine tools, robots, automation systems, digital and additive manufacturing, auxiliary and enabling technologies.

Besides machine tools and production systems, there will be 8 exhibition themes, among which

RobotHeart – the art of smart robotics

Industrial robotics, automation, related technologies and solutions, components, systems and artificial intelligence.

The large number of applications on show will attract operators from all the main production sectors, including mechanics, automotive, logistics, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, electronics, biomedics.

The protagonists of this exhibition area are manufacturers, integrators, universities, research centres and start-ups.


June 24 - June 27, 2025
Messe Munich exhibition center, Germany

trade fair for smart automation and robotics

Apart from production-optimizing solutions and products, the trade fair for smart automation and robotics also showcases all visionary key technologies in a single location.

Challenges, opportunities, risks: In times of great upheaval, automatica provides valuable impetus for the future of automated production. The international trade fair for smart automation and robotics brings all visionary key technologies together in one place. This makes it a meeting point for constructive and visionary cross-sectoral exchange between industrial, research and political representatives. And there is more: It offers an overview of global developments, topics, innovations, and solutions, thus providing the necessary orientation and investment security in these times of upheaval. So that the vision of gradual advancement from automated to autonomous production may become reality – providing an opportunity to grow for you and your company.

Elmia Automation

May 14 - May 17, 2024
Joenkoeping, Sweden

Automation fair

Meet tomorrow's innovations and automation solutions in the industry's most powerful marketplace.

This is the leading automation fair for the Swedish manufacturing industry.

It presents complete solutions in operation for efficient and automated production. Together with five other parallel production fairs, Elmia Automation is a platform for visionary thinking in the industry. And the focus is on making deals.

TAIROS & Automation Taipei

August 21 - August 24, 2024
Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1&2

Taiwan Automation Intelligence and Robot Show

Exhibition Scale Increased “Taiwan Automation Intelligence and Robot Show” and “Automation Taipei” are praised as the most iconic industrial exhibition in Asia. We are looking forward to including a more complete automation supply chain and build more international exhibition in Taiwan.

Automation UK

June 18 - June 19, 2024
CBS Arena, Coventry, UK

Bringing industrial automation and robotics to life

Automation UK 2023 is now closed, the show will return with collocated Machine Vision Conference (MVC) between the 18-19 June 2024.

Automation UK is designed specifically for businesses operating in the automation and robotics markets and will highlight the importance of robotics and systems integration to the future growth of the UK economy. The event will showcase the latest products and services in this fast-growing sector to visitors and is poised as one of the largest annual gatherings of industry experts under one roof in the UK.


May 06 - May 09, 2024
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, USA

Discover the latest in robotics, machine vision, AI, motion control, and related technologies.

Do you currently work with, study or have a passion for automation? Interested in using it better or capitalizing on it in the future? Then you need to attend Automate. As the leading automation showcase in North America, it offers hands-on, front-row experiences you can’t find anywhere else.

Our gathering of expertise and experience is unmatched. Opportunities to learn, improve deployment and make a fast impact abound. Whether you already use automation or you’re just curious about the latest trends, Automate is the place to be.

Free to attend, the show features 750+ exhibitors showcasing the latest in technology. Plan to attend inspiring and informative keynotes each day. Our show floor theater offers a great line-up of speakers and topics that you can drop in and attend.

CRIC 2023

December 04 - December 05, 2023
Wuhu City, Anhui Province, China

China Robot Industry Development Conference

Organized by China Robotics Industry Alliance (CRIA), China Robotics Industry Conference (CRIC) is the most authoritative and influential annual event in the field of robots in China, with the highest degree of internationalization, specialization and industrialization. Since its establishment in 2012, it has become an important platform for all of the stakeholders to discuss the latest trend and the cutting-edge technology of robotics in China and around the world.


iRACE 2023

November 27 - November 30, 2023
Shenzhen, China

International Robotics & Automation Conference & Exhibition

IRACE - International Robotics and Automation Conference and Exhibition will focus on innovative products, leading technologies and solutions of robots and automation. It will be held at the same time with DMP Industrial Expo, FuMaTech and LogiMAT China to display digital, intelligent and personalized innovative technologies and solutions for different industries and create a new benchmark in the industry. During IRACE, CRIA and VDMA R+A will jointly organize the Robotics and Automation Summit Forum.

iREX 2023

November 29 - December 02, 2023
Tokyo Big Sight, East Halls, Japan

International Robot Exhibition ONSITE at Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan - ONLINE from November 22 to December 15, 2023

The International Robot Exhibition was first held in 1974, and it has been held once every two years since then, making this the 25th exhibition. It is highly regarded both in Japan and abroad as one of the largest robot exhibitions in the world. The theme of the International Robot Exhibition 2023 is “Sustainable Societies Through Robotics,” held with the goal of achieving SDGs through the coexistence and cooperation of humans and robots. During the event, state of the art robots and robot-related technology like AI, ICT, and component technology will all be on display. We are looking forward to your participation in the International Robot Exhibition 2023, where people involved in all aspects of robotics gather from around the world.

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Silke Lampe

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Nina Kutzbach

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